The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Xilinx products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xilinx over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Xilinx, Inc.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xilinx
Rank 622 614 593
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs citing Xilinx 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.008% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25534 25780 24676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.60% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15145 14434 13654
Average daily rate £400 £382 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1095 1118 1116
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Xilinx
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xilinx within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Xilinx Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xilinx
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xilinx within the UK.

Xilinx Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Xilinx
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xilinx within the UK.

Xilinx Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Xilinx
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xilinx within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 8 - - 10
South West -4 5 - - 4
Wiltshire - 4 - - 3
South East -9 3 - - 4
Swindon - 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 - -
Dorset - 1 - -

Xilinx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Xilinx also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Xilinx.

1 14 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (57.14%) Firmware
3 5 (35.71%) VHDL
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Altera
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Verilog
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) VB
6 2 (14.29%) MS Project
6 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (14.29%) ASIC
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Assembly Language
6 2 (14.29%) Avionics
6 2 (14.29%) DO-254
6 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.14%) Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) Electronics
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Military

Xilinx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Xilinx also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Xilinx. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Avionics
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Firmware Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (35.71%) VHDL
3 3 (21.43%) Verilog
4 2 (14.29%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) Assembly Language
3 1 (7.14%) Tcl
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) DO-254
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Altera
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £31 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago